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Report: Meeting set up on Craigslist ends in armed robbery

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A meeting set up through Craigslist ended in an armed robbery Friday night.

According to a preliminary report from NOPD, a 53-year-old man arranged to meet a man from Craig's List in the 7400 block of Strathmore Drive Friday night around 11 p.m. When he arrived, two men were waiting for him armed with guns.

The armed men then stole "victim's property and his vehicle" according to the report.

No further information is currently available.

Anyone with information on this armed robbery is asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.

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